Refreshing Chats With... Family Lawyers

Realm Recruit

Refreshing Chats with Family Lawyers is a brand-new podcast series from legal recruitment specialists Realm Recruit. Each week, director Duane and family law recruitment specialist Paula will be joined by a different family lawyer to learn more about their path into the legal progression, their jobs day-to-day, their career successes and much more.
Louise Halford, Co-founder and Director of Evolve Family LawChris Longbottom, National Head of Family at Clarke WilmottCarole Nettleton, Consultant Family Solicitor at Price Slater GawneLaura Clapton, Co-founder of Consilia LegalCaroline Bilous, Head of Family at Davis Blank FurnissJames Maguire, Managing Director of Maguire Family LawKatie McCann, Family Partner at Knights plc.David Lister, Head of Department, Simpson Millar
In episode 3, our guest is David Lister, National Head of Family Law at Simpson Millar. Duane and Paula spoke to David all about the recent shift towards remote working, his involvement in Young Resolution (YRes) and how he juggles his successful legal career with owning an Italian restaurant. About David Lister David is the Head of Family Law and Divorce at Simpson Millar. He has practised exclusively in family law for more than a decade and before joining Simpson Millar worked in a senior role for the UK’s largest full-service law firm, ranked Tier 1 in the Legal 500. David was shortlisted for a National Family Law Award at the 2015 Jordan’s UK Family Law and, in 2017, went on to win the coveted National Family Law Solicitor of the Year Award at the same event. Outside of work, David sits on the national Resolution committee and is the Chairman of YRes. He is also the Chair of the Board of Directors of an award-winning children's sexual abuse counselling service. You can follow him on Twitter @MlSTERLlSTER About Realm Recruit At Realm Recruit, we believe in treating lawyers like people, not candidates. And we believe in treating law firms like valued partners, not just transactional customers.  Through our refreshing approach we help to develop careers and sustainably grow law firms. You can find us on LinkedIn and Twitter (@realmrecruit), Facebook and Instagram (realmrecruit)   Subscribe today to Refreshing Chats with Family Lawyers make sure you never miss an episode.
Sep 2 2020
38 mins
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